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How to Reset the L and R Control Sticks to a Neutral Position on the Wii U Pro Controller

The neutral position of the control sticks can be incorrectly set if you move them during the following actions:

  • Turning the console on

  • Launching software

  • Quitting software and returning to the Wii U Menu

What to do:

  1. Power on the Wii U Console and Wii U GamePad.

  2. Allow the control sticks to return to a neutral untouched position

  3. Simultaneously hold down the A Button, B Button, + Button, and – Button for at least 3 seconds.

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